Bethune-Bowman Middle/High School



Bethune-Bowman Middle/High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bethune-Bowman Middle/High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 70
7 55
8 58
9 60
10 39
11 26
12 41

Bethune-Bowman Middle/High School is a public high school of the Orangeburg 05 School District located in Rowesville, SC. It has 349 students in grades 6th through 12th. Bethune-Bowman Middle/High School is the 193rd largest public high school in South Carolina and the 13,410th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.0 to 1.

Total Students: 349
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 25

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Bethune-Bowman Middle/High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 175
(50%)
1,015
(50%)
 Male 174
(50%)
1,003
(50%)

Bethune-Bowman Middle/High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 320
(92%)
1,778
(88%)
 White 22
(6%)
212
(11%)
 Hispanic 7
(2%)
15
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Bethune-Bowman Middle/High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 293
(84%)
1,475
(73%)
 Not Eligible 36
(10%)
362
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(6%)
181
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Bethune-Bowman Middle/High School is ranked 160th out of 0 ranked schools in South Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bethune-Bowman Middle/High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Bethune-Bowman Middle/High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 418
2006 409
2007 381
2008 383
2009 359
2010 358
2011 350
2012 349

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.9
2006 7.7
2007 11.2
2008 10.6
2009 10.3
2010 13.3
2011 12.1
2012 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99282296650718
2006 0.94621026894866
2007 0.9238845144357
2008 0.88511749347258
2009 0.86908077994429
2010 0.74022346368715
2011 0.84857142857143
2012 0.89684813753582

Compare Bethune-Bowman Middle/High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,468.1% 14.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.1%
 
This School 89.7%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Bethune-Bowman Middle/High School
Rowesville, SC
Public 06 - 12 349 14:1  
Orangeburg Christian Academy
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Private KG - 12 164 11:1 9 miles
Orangeburg Wilkinson High School
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Edisto High School
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Lake Marion High School and Technology Center
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Public 09 - 12 799 11.7:1 14 miles
Calhoun Academy
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Private PK - 12 399 11:1 17 miles
Dorchester Academy
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Private PK - 12 273 13:1 19 miles
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